Etiqueta 'Economy'


Strong pound is hitting the all-inclusive market

British tourism expenditure accounts for 22 per cent of the market this year.

Humphrey Carter29/08/2015 00:00


Three-year moratorium on large retail outlets

Garrido observed that this precautionary measure is one that affects the whole of Majorca’s land.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/08/2015 00:00


Balearic tourist industry celebrates best July for 20 years

The various hotel federations have reported that average occupancy levels were 85 per cent, an increase in comparison to last year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/08/2015 00:00


Balearics the strongest performing tourism economy

The Balearics is the Spanish tourism region with the highest ratio of employment creation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/08/2015 00:00


Best summer ever for Balearic hotel chains

While the Spanish market is bouncing back and assisting with occupancy levels, the British market is also strong.

Humphrey Carter15/08/2015 00:00

Palma airport

Another record month at Palma airport as Majorca tops last-minute booking spot

July adds to a cumulative result for the first seven months of the year which has seen a 2.5% increase in passenger traffic to 13,044,906 in total.

Humphrey Carter12/08/2015 00:00

Spain jobs

Temp jobs are growing fast in Spain but is that a good thing?

It may seem strange, then, that Adecco, the world’s largest staffing agency, is seeing its fastest growth in these places.

Humphrey Carter12/08/2015 00:00


Cruise shipping

Balearic cruise ship passenger numbers increase by 17 per cent

In Palma the percentage increase was 20%, the highest percentage rise among the state ports in the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/08/2015 00:00


Typical passenger numbers at the airport this weekend

Figures for next weekend are estimated to be 161,446 passengers on Saturday, 15 August, slightly fewer than today’s 164,629

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/08/2015 00:00


Government 860 million euro debt to be repaid in 2016

860 million includes over 200 million euros of interest, though the total figure is subject to possible change.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/08/2015 00:00